GoPro Announced GoPro HERO5 Black, Session, and KARMA RC Drone


On September 20, GoPro as the famous action camera brand has released the new generation action camera, Hero5 Black, Hero5 Session and the first RC Drone, KARMA that we have waited for one year. Let’s see what special features they have.



It’s different from GoPro Hero4 to release Silver and Black two versions, this time Gopro only announced Hero5 Black version.Hero5 Black has 2inch screen, 12MP camera to support RAW photographing, built in GPS module, the most amazing feature is the voice control to support seven languages at launch, including English and Spanish, but GoPro says more will be added in the near future. This action camera is the first one to support electronic image stabilization ability. It can also support 10-meter waterproof for the case cover like Hero4 Session. If you purchase the waterproof shell, it can reach 60-meter waterproof. Hero5 Black can not reach 8K clarity in photographing as rumors say, it can support t 4k/30 FPS or 1080p/120 FPS ultra-high resolution or ultra smooth video.


Besides Hero5 Black, it has also released Hero5 Session. Its design continues Q version of Hero4 Session, it supports 4K / 30fps video recording and 10MP photographing. New Session can also support voice control and waterproof.


In addition, Hero5 series product can all support Cloud connection, when camera is charging, it will upload the photos and videos automatically , as long as users says.


As for price, Hero5 Black sells at $399.99, Hero5 Session at $299.99, and compared with Hero4 Black at $499.99, the price is more competitive.



KARMA as the first RC drone of Gopro, there is much news about it since last year which also symbolized that Gopro has entered into the UAV market officially. This product is designed according its action cameras, it brings a three axis stabilization, which can become a stabilizer used independently after removed. This drone can be foldable, which is more portable compared with current UAV on the market. In general, the common UAV needs mobile device itself as screen, but KARMA has integrated a touch screen in controller, without using smartphone or tablet pc, you can make photo transfer. KARMA sells at $799, but bundle price for a KARMA and Hero5 will sell at a price of $1099.



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